Basic Information

Visiting First Ladies National Historic Site

The First Ladies National Historic Site is housed in two buildings: the historic Saxton-McKinley House and the Education & Research Center (visitor center).

Guided tours of the Ida Saxton-McKinley House begin at the visitor center.

NO PHOTOS OR VIDEOS are permitted to be taken in the visitor center.

New 2019 Hours

The site will be open to the public in 2019 as listed below. When the site is not open to the public, it will be available by appointment for educational group visits and special programs.

May 1st - October 31st

  • Monday - Sunday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

November 1st - April 30th

  • Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Reservations are REQUIRED for groups of six or more. Please call or email to reserve in advance.

Call or email for program reservations:
(330) 452-0876 x307

For large group/bus tours call:
(330) 452-0876


Last updated: May 14, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

By Mail: National First Ladies Library 205 Market Avenue South
Canton, OH 44702-2107


(330) 452-0876

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